Miami, Florida (PRWEB) November 20, 2011
La Luchi Foundation http://www.laluchifoundation.org has launched the “Healing Factory” ground breaking holistic program for at risk Hispanic children, a first for the Miami community. The signature for benefit program offers children the tools to de stress, be better students, happier and healthier. The Leadership Learning Center at St. John Bosco in Little Havana, Miami is the first after school program to include the integrative health sessions which includes yoga postures, meditation, music, dance, self healing tools with instruction about whole food nutrition and good eating habits for children 5-18 years of age.
The Healing Factory program concentrates on teaching practices that increase children’s overall level of health and vitality .Tools learned enhance their ability to retain information, critical for learning, the release of physical tension and mental stress, while encouraging anger management and reduction of violence. Eating guidelines emphasis less fat, salt and sugar to address to epidemic of obesity, higher among at risk groups.
“The embrace of the Director Mirta Fuentas and her wonderful co-workers and volunteers at the Leadership Learning center is heart warming!” said Luisa Estevez CEO of La Luchi Foundation. “The enthusiastic response and appreciation of the children is inspiring but also heart breaking, as it is evident how needed our Healing Factory program is for these and other children in at risk communities. I cannot emphasize enough how critical it is for children to learn healthy living practices during their early formative years,” she added.
La Luchi Foundation assists aids affected and other at risk groups on an ongoing basis and other non profit organizations including Honey Shine, Girl Power, Empower-U, Yoga for Youth, and The Center for Positive Connections.
Please contact info(at)laluchifoundation(dot)org to learn about the Healing Factory, how to volunteer, donate and get involved. Join us on La Luchi Foundation Facebook page for all coming events and see how you can make a difference.
Leading the response to answer the needs of at risk Hispanic youth, La Luchi Foundation (http://www.laluchifoundation.org) launches the “Healing Factory” holistic health program at the Leadership Learning Center at St. John Bosco in Little Havana, Miami. The innovative program emphasizes an integrative approach to health, giving children the tools to lead happier, healthier lives.
La Luchi Foundation (LLF) a 501(c) (3) non profit corporation, designs, teaches and offers customized holistic healing for benefit programs to various groups including private, public, nonprofit entities as well as educational institutions. LLF signature Healing Factory program offers effective solutions for any child in need of developing self-awareness, better health and the tools for positive change in themselves, their community and their environment. To date, over 8000 children and their families have received the benefits of the program(s).
Media Contact: LLF Executive Director Gabrielle Griswold gaby(at)laluchifoundation(dot)org, Tel: 786 315 7871